Plus, Bruce Springsteen re-enters at No. 4.
Madonna re-enters the Billboard Artist 100 (dated June 29) at No. 1 to become the top musical act in the U.S. for the first time since the chart's launch in 2014. Her new LP Madame X arrives at No. 1 on the Billboard 200 this week with 95,000 equivalent album units, according to Nielsen Music.
The set is Madonna's ninth Billboard 200 No. 1 and first since 2012's MDNA. She reached a prior No. 7 Artist 100 high in 2015 when her album Rebel Heart launched at No. 2 on the Billboard 200.
Madonna is the fourth solo female artist to lead the Artist 100 in 2019, following Ariana Grande, Billie Eilish and P!nk.